Schools for Networking: List of Schools with Networking Degree Programs

Published Sep 02, 2009

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While students in an associate degree program in Networking gain a foundation for an IT career, bachelor's and master's degree students learn skills to advance into management roles. Houston Community College System, College of Southern Nevada and Tarrant County College are three of the largest schools for Networking.

Details of Networking Degree Programs

Associate Degree in Networking

Students in a Networking associate degree program, such as the A.A.S. in Computer Networking, learn how to run, troubleshoot and maintain microcomputer operating systems through lectures, labs and internships. Students enrolled in these 2-year entry-level programs prepare for voluntary professional certification exams, such as the A+ and Network+, states Robert Morris University, www.rmu.edu. Graduates of this program can work as network support personnel, network installers and network analysts.

Bachelor 's Degree in Networking

Students in a B.S. in Computer Networking or Network and Communications Management program learn to become effective network supervisors. Internships are often required, and studies may include operating systems, network security, computer networks and data communications and Networking, says Boston University, www.bu.edu. Individuals earning a bachelor's degree can work as project managers, database administrators, network administrators and network programmers.

Master's Degree in Networking

The M.S. in Computer Networking or Telecommunications and Networking are intended for students who have graduated with 4-year degrees in a Networking or a related field. Students become experts in hardware and software technologies. Courses may include network design, network programming and leadership behavior in organizations. Graduates may pursue doctoral degrees or seek advanced network management roles.

Public and Private Non-Profit Schools with Networking Degree Programs

School NameInstitution TypeEnrollmentMailing AddressPhone Number
Houston Community College System2-year Public48,1693100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77266713-718-2000
College of Southern Nevada4-year Public40,3106375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89146702-651-5000
Tarrant County College District2-year Public39,5961500 Houston Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102817-515-5100
Austin Community College District2-year Public35,7985930 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin, TX 78752512-223-7000
American River College2-year Public34,6104700 College Oak Drive, Sacramento, CA 95481916-484-8011
University of Maryland, University College4-year Public34,1723501 University Blvd. East, Adelphi, MD 20783301-985-7000
Pima Community College2-year Public34,136401 North Bonita Ave, Tucson, AZ 85709520-206-4500
North Carolina State University at Raleigh4-year Public32,8722102 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27695919-515-2011
Boston University4-year Private31,7661 Silber Way, Boston, MA 02215617-353-2000
Mt. San Antonio College2-year Public30,0261100 N. Grand Ave., Walnut, CA 91789909-594-5611
Texas Tech University4-year Public28,422Broadway and University, Lubbock, TX 79409806-742-2011
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus4-year Public27,5624200 5th Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15260412-624-4141
Long Beach City College2-year Public26,9274901 E. Carson Street, Long Beach, CA 90808562-938-4111
Palomar College2-year Public26,8051140 W. Mission, San Marcos, CA 92069760-744-1150
University of Oklahoma, Norman Campus4-year Public26,140660 Parrington Oval, Norman, OK 73019405-325-0311
Sacramento City College2-year Public26,1283835 Freeport Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95822916-558-2111
De Anza College2-year Public26,05621250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, CA 95014408-864-5678
Northeastern University4-year Private25,837360 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02115617-373-2000
Fresno City College2-year Public24,7831101 E. University Ave., Fresno, CA 93741559-442-4600
Montgomery College2-year Public24,45240 W. Gude Drive, Rockville, MD 20850240-567-5000
DePaul University4-year-Private24,35255 E. Jackson, Chicago, IL 60604312-362-8000
University of Akron, Main Campus4-year Public24,119302 Buchtel Common, Akron, OH 44325330-972-7111
University of Pennsylvania4-year Private24,1071 College Hall, 34th and Spruce, Philadelphia, PA 19104215-898-5000
Mesa Community College2-year Public23,8251833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, AZ 85202602-461-7000
Kansas State University4-year Public23,520Anderson Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506785-532-6250

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